Lincoln's Half Faced Camp.
The print features a black-and-white image of Abraham Lincoln's half-faced camp, erected in Spencer County, Indiana. In the image, a three-sided building is pictured amongst a wooded background. The building's fourth side is partially covered by animal skins. A man is shown seated in side, while two other men are outside. One tends to a pot strung over a fire, while the second carries a gun and a dead bird. In the foreground, a log lays across the forest floor with an ax wedged in its side.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 X 6 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product)
recto, inscribed below image on mount: Lincoln's Half Faced Camp.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Birthplace
print (visual work)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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